Leptospirosis is a bacterial disease carried mainly by rodents and transmissible to humans. Very contagious, this disease attacks the kidneys and the liver and in the most serious cases, it can cause the death of the animal.
The main symptoms are listlessness, abdominal pain and loss of appetite.
Astéria tests are new generation molecular tests, allowing the detection of a fragment of the genome in a reliable and fast way in order to obtain indications as for the pathogen (s) implicated in the appearance. symptoms observed.
Unlike conventional PCR reactions, Astéria tests are performed in just a few steps, on a portable and easy-to-use reading system. The result can be obtained in less than 40 minutes, in the clinic or in the field.
Detection and discrimination of Babesia canis canis, Babesia canis vogeli, Babesia gibsoni, Borrelia spp., Anaplasma platys, Anaplasma phagocytophilum, Ehrlichia canis and Leptospira pathogens.